Building the House of Labor Walter Reuther by Fred Cook 1963 Encyclopedia Britannica Inc Vintage Book

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Explore the riveting world of labor movements with Building the House of Labor: Walter Reuther by Fred Cook. This 1963 Encyclopedia Britannica Inc publication offers an in-depth exploration of Walter Reuther's instrumental role in shaping the American labor movement.

Key Features:

  1. Engrossing Narrative: This book crafts a compelling narrative around Walter Reuther, one of the most influential labor leaders in American history, and his tireless efforts in building the House of Labor.
  2. Historical Insight: Gain invaluable insight into the mid-20th century labor movements, the United Auto Workers (UAW), and the dynamics of unions and workers' rights in the United States.
  3. Expert Authorship: Authored by Fred Cook, a renowned investigative journalist, the book is meticulously researched, presenting a balanced perspective on the complex issues of the era.
  4. Vintage Charm: This hardcover edition exudes a vintage allure, making it an excellent addition to your historical or biographical collection.


  • Title: Building the House of Labor: Walter Reuther
  • Author: Fred Cook
  • Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica Inc
  • Publication Date: 1963
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Good Vintage Condition, minor wear and tear
  • Book dimensions:8x6x1

In Conclusion:

Building the House of Labor: Walter Reuther by Fred Cook is an essential read for anyone interested in labor history, unions, and the relentless determination of one man to change the landscape of workers' rights in America. Its vintage charm adds to its allure, making it a prized possession.


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